Finance for Non-Financial People

The LG Professionals WA Finance for Non-Financial People workshop will provide you with the essential financial skills for your role in local government.

Being able to clearly understand and analyse your financial performance will dramatically improve your decision-making and bolster your value within your local government.

The major areas covered in the workshop are:

  • An overview of the financial requirements for local government in WA
  • A brief explanation of Integrated Planning
  • An explanation of accounting concepts and term
  • A background to budgets
  • How to build a budget and what to watch out for
  • How to understand accounting reports and what to look for.

Who should attend?

The workshop is for people who are involved in the
sector who would like to improve their knowledge of
local government financial planning and reporting.


Wednesday 24 August 2022


8.30 for 8:45 am – finish 4.00 pm


UWA Watersports Complex
9 Hackett Drive


Member: $320
Affiliate: $360
Young Professional: $380
LGWA Member: $380
Non-Member: $400

Local government members
Bronze: $360 | Silver: $340 | Gold: $320

* Click here to see if your local government is a Local Government Member. Please email [email protected] for your local government member discount code.

 Event Program